What is a Semi-Automatic Car?

Semi-Automatic Transmission Gearshift Stick; Close-up View Of Lever

Modern cars are usually split into two different types when it comes to the gearbox: automatic and manual. However, there is a third option available that most people probably aren’t aware of, it’s somewhere in between the two – a semi-automatic gearbox. But what is a semi-automatic car? Most people will have heard of manual […]

80% of UK Motorists Are Being Overcharged for Servicing & MOTs

motorist overcharged for mot & service

  New research has revealed that most motorists in the UK are being overcharged for MOT and servicing requirements. The report from MotorEasy suggested that four out of five drivers are overpaying because they are not benefiting from booking their Service and MOT requirements together. According to this research up to 85% of the checks […]

Can garages be female-friendly when less than 1% of car mechanics in the UK are women?

female friendly garage

, only 200 of the 500,000 car mechanics in the UK are women. So, to say that the car servicing industry is male-dominated would clearly be a huge understatement. The garage environment can be a terrifying domain for women to enter, even in our modern world where misogynistic and sexist behaviour is seriously frowned upon. […]